Legendary Tony Bertoni, Retired U.S. Marshal and Former Detroit Cop, Dies at 95

Feb 03, 2015 647

By Ross Parker

Anthony (Tony) Bertoni, a legendary law man both at the Detroit Police Department and as United States Marshal, died this past Sunday at the age of 95. The Bertoni family grew up on the eastside of Detroit during the difficult years of post World War I and the Depression. Like many bright and capable young Irish Catholics of his day, Tony became a policeman in the Detroit Police Department.

He was a courageous young officer who also had great people skills. He was well known for being able to solve problems for the people on his beat and precinct. His career was filled with awards and commendations for bravery and service.

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Source: http://www.deadlinedetroit.com/

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